There are 2 bills in the Legislation that is being sold as stream restoration, protecting fish habitat, etc. SB 401 and SB 388 are both designed to stop mining near and in streams. SB401 establishes at 1/4 MILE easement along specifically named “water ways”. Portions of The Wallowa, Grande Ronde, Crooked Creek, North/Mid/South fork of The John […]
Senator Walden has announced that on April 11th, there will be a hearing to discuss a long term O & C lands solution. See Sen. Walden’s press release here. Link to Natural Resources Committee website here.